BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Saturday is the 16th annual St. Vincent De Paul Foundation’s Empty Bowls, a major effort aimed at helping to bring an end to poverty.

This will mark the first time the annual fundraiser has been held in person since 2019.

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The Empty Bowls event is being hosted at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium from 12 to 3 p.m. on Saturday.

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For additional safety, it will be held outdoors in a tented area.

Each year, Empty Bowls raises money and awareness for its mission to lend a helping hand to those experiencing hunger, homelessness, and poverty.

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Tickets are $35 per person and are still available for purchase online. Can’t make it to the event? Donations are also welcome.

CBS Baltimore Staff